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Beyond the apartheid workplace : studies in transition

Author: Eddie Webster; K Von Holdt
Publisher: Scottsville, South Africa : University of KwaZulu-Natal Press, ©2005.
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Has the apartheid workplace been superseded or entrenched over the past ten years of democracy in South Africa?

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Title: Beyond the apartheid workplace : studies in transition /
Database Name: WorldCat
All Authors / Contributors: Eddie Webster; K Von Holdt
Notes: Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (pages 461-483) and index.
Description: 1 online resource (xx, 497 pages) : illustrations
Contents: INTRODUCTION -- Work restructuring and the crisis of social reproduction: a southern perspective / Karl von Holdt, Edward Webster -- THEME ONE: THE END OF THE RACIAL DIVISION OF LABOUR? SKILLS, WORKPLACE DISCRIMINATION AND EMPLOYMENT EQUITY -- Political transition and the changing workplace order in a South African steelworks / Karl von Holdt -- Post-colonial workplace regimes in the engineering industry in South Africa / Andries Bezuidenhout -- New fault lines in the countryside: restructuring in the Western Cape wine industry / Joachim Ewart, Andries du Toit -- THEME TWO: EMPLOYEE PARTICIPATION AND PRODUCTIVITY -- 'If you can't measure it, you can't manage it': reorganization of work and performance at two fish processing firms / Johann Maree, Shane Godfrey -- Trade liberalisation and work restructuring in post-apartheid South Africa: a case study of BMW / David Masondo -- Self-directed work teams in a post-apartheid gold mine: perspectives from the rockface / Timothy Sizwe Phakathi -- Beyond marshmallow mountain: workplace change in the New South Africa / David Dickinson -- THEME THREE: WORKING IN THE SERVICE SECTOR -- The 'market hegemonic' workplace order in food retailing / Bridget Kenny -- Transition in the post-apartheid regional workplace: Shoprite in Zambia / Darlene Miller -- New work order or more of the same? Call centres in South Africa / Rahmat Omar -- THEME FOUR: THE GROWING TREND OF CASUALISATION: IS A NEW WORK PARADIGM NEEDED? -- Employment is not what it used to be: the nature and impact of work restructuring in South Africa / Jan Theron -- The consequences of South Africa's economic transition: the remnants of the footwear industry / Sarah Moseotsa -- Women and work restructuring in the Cape Town clothing industry / Christi van der Westhuizen -- THEME FIVE: THE SELF-EMPLOYED: WORKING POOR OR POTENTIAL ENTREPRENEURS? -- Rural enterprise: work on the margins / Kate Philip -- New forms of work and the representational gap: a Durban case study / Edward Webster -- THEME SIX: NEGOTIATING WORKPLACE CHANGE IN THE PUBLIC SECTOR -- 'Saving government from itself': trade union engagement with the restructuring of Spoornet / Karl von Holdt -- After apartheid: decay or reconstruction in a public hospital? / Karl von Holdt, Bethuel Maserumule.
Responsibility: edited by Edward Webster and Karl von Holdt.
Additional Physical Format: Print version: Beyond the apartheid workplace. Scottsville, South Africa : University of KwaZulu-Natal Press, ©2005 (DLC) 2005423831 (OCoLC)60589338
Year: ©2005.
Publisher: Scottsville, South Africa : University of KwaZulu-Natal Press,
Class Descriptors: LC Class No.: HD8801; Dewey No.: 331.0968
OCLC No.: 654222324
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